Mahabharata [sanskrit]

699,462 words | ISBN-10: 812150094X | ISBN-13: 9788121500944

The Sanskrit edition of the Mahabharata, one of the largest epic poems ever written, consisting of 100,000 metrical verses. Consisting of 18 books, the Mahabharata details the history and legends concerning ancient India (Bharata), including a major battle campaign involving the Kauravas and the Pandavas, also known as the Kurukshetra War. This portion also contains the Bhagavad-Gita. Alternative titles: Mahābhārata (महाभारत).

Verse 1.38.30

राजकार्याणि तत्रस्थः सर्वाण्येवाकरोच्च सः ।
मन्त्रिभिः सह धर्मज्ञः समन्तात्परिरक्षितः ॥ ३० ॥

rājakāryāṇi tatrasthaḥ sarvāṇyevākarocca saḥ |
mantribhiḥ saha dharmajñaḥ samantātparirakṣitaḥ || 30 ||

Note! This is not a direct translation of the verse, but merely an approximate preview.

...with you. Ascetics should not act thus. We live in the domains of that great king. We are protected by him righteously. In all he does, the reigning king should by the like of us forgiven...

English translation by Kisari Mohan Ganguly (2013) Read online Buy now!

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: This extracts Sanskrit terms and links to English definitions from the glossary, based on an experimental segmentation of verse (1.38.30). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Rajakarya, Tatrastha, Sarva, Sarvani, Eva, Sah, Mantri, Mantrin, Saha, Dharmajna, Samantat, Samanta, Parirakshitri, Parirakshita,

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Mahabharata Verse 1.38.30). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “rājakāryāṇi tatrasthaḥ sarvāṇyevākarocca saḥ
  • rājakāryāṇi -
  • rājakārya (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • tatrasthaḥ -
  • tatrastha (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • sarvāṇye -
  • sarvāṇī (noun, feminine)
    [compound], [adverb], [nominative single], [vocative single]
    sarva (noun, neuter)
    [nominative plural], [vocative plural], [accusative plural]
  • evā -
  • eva (indeclinable particle)
    [indeclinable particle]
    eva (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    eva (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    evā (noun, feminine)
    [nominative single]
  • akaroc -
  • kṛ (verb class 8)
    [imperfect active third single]
  • ca -
  • ca (indeclinable conjunction)
    [indeclinable conjunction]
    ca (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    ca (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
  • saḥ -
  • saḥ (indeclinable correlative)
    [indeclinable correlative]
    sa (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • Line 2: “mantribhiḥ saha dharmajñaḥ samantātparirakṣitaḥ
  • mantribhiḥ -
  • mantri (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mantrin (noun, masculine)
    [instrumental plural]
    mantrin (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
    mantrī (noun, neuter)
    [instrumental plural]
  • saha -
  • saha (indeclinable postposition)
    [indeclinable postposition]
    saha (noun, masculine)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    saha (noun, neuter)
    [compound], [vocative single]
    sah (verb class 1)
    [imperative active second single]
  • dharmajñaḥ -
  • dharmajña (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]
  • samantāt -
  • samantāt (indeclinable)
    samanta (noun, masculine)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
    samanta (noun, neuter)
    [adverb], [ablative single]
  • parirakṣitaḥ -
  • parirakṣitṛ (noun, masculine)
    [vocative single]
    parirakṣita (noun, masculine)
    [nominative single]

Other print editions:

Also see the following print editions of the Sanskrit text or (alternative) English translations of the Mahabharata Verse 1.38.30

Cover of edition (2003)

The Mahabharata in Kannada (Set of 32 Volumes)
by Bharatha Darshana Bangalore (2003)

ಶ್ರೇಮಹಭಾರತ [ಮಹಾಭಾರತ]; 13907 pages;

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Preview of verse 1.38.30 in Kannada sript:
ರಾಜಕಾರ್ಯಾಣಿ ತತ್ರಸ್ಥಃ ಸರ್ವಾಣ್ಯೇವಾಕರೋಚ್ಚ ಸಃ ।
ಮನ್ತ್ರಿಭಿಃ ಸಹ ಧರ್ಮಜ್ಞಃ ಸಮನ್ತಾತ್ಪರಿರಕ್ಷಿತಃ ॥ ೩೦ ॥

Cover of edition (2008)

The Complete Mahabharata (9 volumes)
by M. N. Dutt (2008)

6415 pages; Sanskrit Text with English Translation; [Edited By: Dr. Ishwar Chandra Sharma & Dr. O.N. Bimali] [Publisher: Parimal Publication Pvt. Ltd.]

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Cover of edition (2017)

Mahabharata (Hindi Translation, Six Volumes)
by Sahityacharya Pandit Ramnarayandutt Shastri Pandey "Ram" (2017)

7350 pages; [महाभारत] [Publisher: Gita Press, Gorakhpur] 44 Color and Black/white illustrations.

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Cover of Bengali edition

The Mahabharata in Bengali (Two Volumes)
by Akshay Library, Kolkata (2019)

3049 pages; [মহাভারত] [মহার্ষী বদভ্যাস (Maharishi Vedvyas)]

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Preview of verse 1.38.30 in Bengali sript:
রাজকার্যাণি তত্রস্থঃ সর্বাণ্যেবাকরোচ্চ সঃ ।
মন্ত্রিভিঃ সহ ধর্মজ্ঞঃ সমন্তাত্পরিরক্ষিতঃ ॥ ৩০ ॥

Cover of Gujarati edition

Mahabharat in Gujarati (20 Volumes)
by Dinkar Joshi (દિનકર જોશી) (2010)

14252 pages; [મહાભારત] [Publisher: Pravin Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Rajkot]

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Preview of verse 1.38.30 in Gujarati sript:
રાજકાર્યાણિ તત્રસ્થઃ સર્વાણ્યેવાકરોચ્ચ સઃ ।
મન્ત્રિભિઃ સહ ધર્મજ્ઞઃ સમન્તાત્પરિરક્ષિતઃ ॥ ૩૦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Shri Mahabharatam in Malayalam (2 volumes)
by Swami Mridananda (2018)

1681 pages; [Publisher: Ramakrishna Math, Thrissur]

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Preview of verse 1.38.30 in Malayalam sript:
രാജകാര്യാണി തത്രസ്ഥഃ സര്വാണ്യേവാകരോച്ച സഃ ।
മന്ത്രിഭിഃ സഹ ധര്മജ്ഞഃ സമന്താത്പരിരക്ഷിതഃ ॥ ൩൦ ॥

Cover of edition (2018)

Mahabharata in Telugu (7 Volumes)
by Gita Press, Gorakhpur (2018)


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Preview of verse 1.38.30 in Telugu sript:
రాజకార్యాణి తత్రస్థః సర్వాణ్యేవాకరోచ్చ సః ।
మన్త్రిభిః సహ ధర్మజ్ఞః సమన్తాత్పరిరక్షితః ॥ ౩౦ ॥

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